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Demographics

People

Total Population1,422
Male Share of the Population52.1%
Female Share of the Population47.9%
Senior Citizens10.8%
Employed Population 16+727
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married58.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher19.1%
Median Earnings25+$35,069
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$44,167
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,987

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,829
% Above Poverty Level89.8%
% Below Poverty Level10.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone22.5%
Median Gross Rent$544
Median House Value$96,100

Ancestry

German47.3%
Irish15.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)13.1%
English8.4%
Dutch5.8%
Norwegian3.9%
Danishn2.5%
Polish2.3%
Czech1.9%
Belgian1.1%
Swedish1.1%
Romanian0.8%
Russian0.7%
Scottish0.6%
Haitian0.6%
West Indian0.6%
Italian0.4%
French Except Basque0.2%
Swiss0.2%
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Glidden Almanac

CategoryValue
County Carroll County
Standard Zip Codes51443
Phone Area Codes712
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude42.05
Approximate Longitude-94.72

Glidden Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCARROLL
Distance6.3 miles
Jan Temp7 to 28 F
Apr Temp35 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches
StationROCKWELL CITY
Distance24.2 miles
Jan Temp6 to 26 F
Apr Temp35 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp38 to 63 F
Annual Precip31.2 inches
StationDENISON
Distance31.1 miles
Jan Temp8 to 27 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp64 to 84 F
Oct Temp40 to 62 F
Annual Precip30.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Carroll9,990$69,229
Dedham256$66,071
Halbur243$62,083
Lanesboro139$36,250
Lidderdale120$50,417
Scranton565$49,583

Glidden Public Libraries

Glidden Public Library
110 IDAHO ST
Glidden, Iowa
(712) 659-3781

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Glidden Public Schools

Glidden-ralston Elementary School
602 Idaho
ZIP: 51443
(712) 659-3863
Primary
Total Enrollment 176
Glidden-ralston Jr-sr High School
602 Idaho
ZIP: 51443
(712) 659-2205
High
Total Enrollment 159
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